Barbados Joins Virtuoso

Bathsheba Beach, located in the parish of St. Joseph, is known for its reef boulders and rough Atlantic surf.


Barbados, the easternmost Caribbean island known for its beauty, rich culture and history, has announced that it has joined the  Virtuoso travel network. As a preferred destination, Barbados will offer exceptional travel experiences to Virtuoso’s travel advisors and their upscale clientele. In joining the network, Barbados will now be available as a destination option to more than 300 preeminent travel agencies across 22 countries and their clients located worldwide.

“The island of Barbados is thrilled about this prestigious recognition and is looking forward to a flourishing partnership with Virtuoso,” says David M. Rice, president & CEO, The Barbados Tourism Authority. “We are so proud to be a part of such an established and reputable network of travel professionals who are familiar with the island’s culture and all it has to offer. Coupled with this honor, our upcoming cultural activities, island happenings and increased airlift now in place, we expect our visitor numbers to continue to grow incrementally.”

The island’s accommodations range from picturesque plantation houses and villas, to quaint bed and breakfasts and award-winning, five-star resorts. Additionally, Barbados’ Grantley Adams International Airport offers a wide range of nonstop service from a growing number of U.S. cities via Jet Blue and American Airlines.

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